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1872-73 to 1938-39
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2010-11 to 2019-20

England in Friendly Competition
1946-47 to 1959-60

Friendly Match Record Overall

Friendly Match Record by Opponents

Friendly Comps

 

Season 1946-47 - Friendly Matches 74-78

228 30 September 1946 - Ireland (Éire) 0 England 1 [0-1]
Dalymount Park, Phibsborough, Dublin
(23,000)
Finney AW
230 27 November 1946 - England 8 Netherlands 2 [6-2]
Leeds Road, Huddersfield
(32,500)
Lawton (4), Carter (2), Mannion, Finney
Bergman, Smit
HW
232 3 May 1947 - England 3 France 0 [0-0]
Arsenal Stadium, Highbury, London (54,500)
Finney, Carter, Mannion HW
233 18 May 1947 - Switzerland 1 England 0 [1-0]
Hardturm Sportplatz, Zürich (30,000)
Fatton AL
234 25 May 1947 - Portugal 0 England 10 [0-5]
Estádio Nacional, Jamor, Lisboa (62,000)
Lawton (4), Mortensen (4), Finney, Matthews AW

Season 1947-48 - Friendly Matches 79-81

235 21 September 1947 - Belgium 2 England 5 [1-3]
Stade du Centenaire, Bruxelles (62,500)
Mermans or Hardwick OG, Lemberecht
Lawton (2), Mortensen, Finney (2)
AW
238 19 November 1947 - England 4 Sweden 2 [3-1]
Arsenal Stadium, Highbury, London (44,250)
Mortensen (3), Lawton
Nordahl, Gren (pen)
HW
240 16 May 1948 - Italy 0 England 4 [0-2]
Stadio Comunale di Torino, Torino
(58,000)
Mortensen, Finney (2), Lawton AW

Season 1948-49 - Friendly Matches 82-86

241 26 September 1948 - Denmark 0 England 0 [0-0]
Idrætsparken, København (41,000)
  AD
244 2 December 1948 - England 6 Switzerland 0 [3-0]
Arsenal Stadium, Highbury, London (35,000)
Haines (2), Hancocks (2), Rowley, Milburn HW
246 13 May 1949 - Sweden 3 England 1 [3-0]
Råsunda Fotbollstadion, Solna kommun, Stockholms län (37,500)
Carlsson, Jeppson, Johnsson
Finney
AL
247 18 May 1949 - Norway 1 England 4 [0-2]
Ullevål Stadion, Ullevål, Oslo (36,000)
Andresen
Mullen, Finney, Spydevold OG, Morris
AW
248 22 May 1949 - France 1 England 3 [1-2]
Stade Olympique Yves-du-Manoir, Colombes, Paris (61,500)
Moreel
Morris (2), Wright
AW

Season 1949-50 - Friendly Matches 87-90

249 21 September 1949 - England 0 Republic of Ireland 2 [0-1]
Goodison Park, Walton, Liverpool
(52,000)
Martin (pen), Farrell HL
252 30 November 1949 - England 2 Italy 0 [0-0]
White Hart Lane, Tottenham, London (60,000)
Wright, Rowley HW
254 14 May 1950 - Portugal 3 England 5 [0-3]
Estádio Nacional, Jamor, Lisboa (70,000)
David (2), Vasquez
Finney (4),
Mortensen
AW
255 18 May 1950 - Belgium 1 England 4 [1-0]
Stade du Centenaire, Bruxelles (55,750)
Mermans
Mullen, Mortensen, Mannion, Bentley
AW

Season 1950-51 - Friendly Matches 91-93

261 22 November 1950 - England 2 Yugoslavia 2 [2-1]
Arsenal Stadium, Highbury, London (61,000)
Lofthouse (2)
Compton OG, Zivanov
HD
263 9 May 1951 - England 2 Argentina 1 [0-1]
Empire Stadium, Wembley, London
(99,000)
Mortenson, Milburn
Boyé
HW
264 19 May 1951 - England 5 Portugal 2 [2-1]
Goodison Park, Walton, Liverpool
(52,750)
Nicholson, Milburn (2), Finney, Hassall
Patalino, Pereira
HW

Season 1951-52 - Friendly Matches 94-98

265 3 October 1951 - England 2 France 2 [2-2]
Arsenal Stadium, Highbury, London
(57,500)
Firoud OG, Medley
Doye, Alpsteg
HD
268 28 November 1951 - England 2 Austria 2 [0-0]
Empire Stadium, Wembley, London
(98,000)
Ramsey (pen), Lofthouse
Melchior, Stojaspal (pen)
HD
270 18 May 1952 - Italy 1 England 1 [0-1]
Stadio Comunale di Firenze, Firenze
(93,000)
Amadei
Broadis
AD
271 25 May 1952 - Austria 2 England 3 [2-2]
Praterstadion, Wien (65,500)
Huber, Dienst
Lofthouse (2), Sewell
AW
272 28 May 1952 - Switzerland 0 England 3 [0-1]
Hardturm Sportplatz, Zürich (32,000)
Sewell, Lofthouse (2) AW

Season 1952-53 - Friendly Matches 99-103

275 26 November 1952 - England 5 Belgium 0 [2-0]
Empire Stadium, Wembley, London
(65,000)
Elliott (2), Lofthouse (2), R.Froggatt HW
277 17 May 1953 - Argentina 0 England 0
Estadio Monumental Antonio Vespucio Liberti, Nuñez, Buenos Aires (85,000)

Abandoned after 21 minutes because of a torrential rainstorm. Officially void and recorded as a scoreless draw.

AabD
278 24 May 1953 - Chile 1 England 2 [0-0]
Estadio Nacional de Chile, Ñuñoa, Santiago (70,000)
Rojas
Taylor, Lofthouse
AW
279 31 May 1953 - Uruguay 2 England 1 [1-0]
Estadio Centenario, Montevideo (80,000)
Abbadie, Miguez
Taylor
AL
280 8 June 1953 - USA 3 England 6 [0-1]
Yankee Stadium, Bronx, New York
(10,000)
Decker 2 (1 pen), Atheneos
Broadis, Lofthouse (2), Finney (2), R.Froggatt
AW

Season 1953-54 - Friendly Matches 104-107

282 21 October 1953 - England 4 Rest of the World 4 [2-3]
Empire Stadium, Wembley, London
(97,000)
Mortensen, Mullen (2), Ramsey (pen)
Kubala (2 (1 pen)), Boniperti (2)
HD
284 25 November 1953 - England 3 Hungary 6 [2-4]
Empire Stadium, Wembley, London
(100,000)
Sewell, Mortensen, Ramsey (pen)
Hidegkuti (3), Puskás (2), Bozsik
HL
286 16 May 1954 - Yugoslavia 1 England 0 [0-0]
Stadion Jugoslovenska Narodna Armija, Beograd
(59,000)
Mitić AL
287 23 May 1954 - Hungary 7 England 1 [3-0]
Népstadion, Budapest (92,000)
Lantos, Puskás (2), Kocsis (2), Toth, Hidegkuti
Broadis
AL

Season 1954-55 - Friendly Matches 108-111

293 1 December 1954 - England 3 West Germany 1 [1-0]
Empire Stadium, Wembley, London
(100,000)
Bentley, R.Allen, Shackleton
Beck
HW
295 15 May 1955 - France 1 England 0 [1-0]
Stade Olympique Yves-du-Manoir, Colombes, Paris (54,696/750)
Kopa (pen) AL
296 18 May 1955 - Spain 1 England 1 [0-1]
El Estadio Santiago Bernabéu, Chamartín, Madrid (125,000)
Rial
Bentley
AD
297 22 May 1955 - Portugal 3 England 1 [1-1]
Estádio do Futebol Clube do Porto, Oporto
(55,000)
Águas (2), Fonseca
Bentley
AL

Season 1955-56 - Friendly Matches 112-117

298 2 October 1955 - Denmark 1 England 5 [0-3]
Idrætsparken, København (53,000/55,000)
Lundberg
Revie (2 (1 pen)), Lofthouse (2), Bradford
AW
301 30 November 1955 - England 4 Spain 1 [2-0]
Empire Stadium, Wembley, London (85,000)
Atyeo, Perry (2), Finney
Arieta
HW
303 9 May 1956 - England 4 Brazil 2 [2-0]
Empire Stadium, Wembley, London (100,000)
Taylor (2), Grainger (2)
Paulinho (Byrne OG), Didi
HW
304 16 May 1956 - Sweden 0 England 0 [0-0]
Råsunda Fotbollstadion, Solna kommun, Stockholms län (38,000)
  AD
305 20 May 1956 - Finland 1 England 5 [1-3]
Olympiastadion, Helsinki (20,250)
Forsgren
Wilshaw, Haynes, Astall, Lofthouse (2)
AW
306 26 May 1956 - West Germany 1 England 3 [3-0]
Olympiastadion, Westend, Berlin (tbc)
Walter
Edwards, Grainger, Haynes
AW

Season 1956-57 - Friendly Match 118

309 28 November 1956 - England 3 Yugoslavia 0 [1-0]
Empire Stadium, Wembley, London
(78,500)
Brooks, Taylor (2) HW

Season 1957-58 - Friendly Matches 119-122

317 27 November 1957 - England 4 France 0 [3-0]
Empire Stadium, Wembley, London (64,349)
Taylor (2), Robson (2) HW
319 7 May 1958 - England 2 Portugal 1 [1-0]
Empire Stadium, Wembley, London (65,000)
R.Charlton (2)
Duart
HW
320 11 May 1958 - Yugoslavia 5 England 0 [1-0]
Stad
ion Jugoslovenska Narodna Armija, Beograd (58,000)
Milutinović, Petaković (3), Veselinović AL
321 18 May 1958 - USSR 1 England 1 [0-1]
Lenin Stadium, Moskva
(105,000)
Ivanov
Kevan
AD

Season 1958-59 - Friendly Matches 123-128

327 22 October 1958 - England 5 USSR 0 [1-0]
Empire Stadium, Wembley, London
(100,000)
Haynes (3), Lofthouse, R.Charlton (pen) HW
330 6 May 1959 - England 2 Italy 2 [2-0]
Empire Stadium, Wembley, London
(91,000)
R.Charlton, Bradley
Brighenti, Mariani
HD
331 13 May 1959 - Brazil 2 England 0 [2-0]
Estádio Jornalista Mário Filho, Maracanã, Rio de Janeiro  (160,000/200,000)
Julinho, Henrique AL
332 17 May 1959 - Peru 4 England 1 [2-0]
Estadio Nacional Coloso de José Díaz, Lima (54,000)
Seminario (3), Joya
Greaves
AL
333 24 May 1959 - Mexico 2 England 1 [1-1]
Estadio Olímpico Universitario, Ciudad Universitaria, ciudad de México (82,000)
Cardenas, Reyes
Kevan
AL
334 28 May 1959 - USA 1 England 8 [1-1]
Wrigley Field, Los Angeles
(13,000)
Murphy
Bradley, Flowers (2), R.Charlton (3 (1 pen)), Kevan, Haynes
AW

Season 1959-60 - Friendly Matches 129-132

336 28 October 1959 - England 2 Sweden 3 [1-0]
Empire Stadium, Wembley, London (72,000)
Connelly, R.Charlton
Simonsson (2), Salomonsson
HL
339 11 May 1960 - England 3 Yugoslavia 3 [1-1]
Empire Stadium, Wembley, London (60,000/70,000)
Douglas, Greaves, Haynes
Galić (2), Kostić
HD
340 15 May 1960 - Spain 3 England 0 [1-0]
El Estadio Santiago Bernabéu, Chamartín, Madrid (77,000)
Peirò, E.Martinez (2) AL
341 22 May 1960 - Hungary 2 England 0 [0-0]
Népstadion, Budapest (90,000)
Albert (2) AL

 

England's Friendly Record 1872-1960
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
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Away - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 132 - - - - - - - - - - - -

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